Clare Bowen and Charles Esten on Nashville

Clare Bowen and Charles Esten on ABC's "Nashville" on Dec. 10, 2014.

ABC/Mark Levine 

The stars of ABC’s Nashville will again tour the U.S., starting an eight-city trek April 29 in New York City.

Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten, Aubrey Peeples and Lennon & Maisy will perform songs from the ABC series, currently in its third season. Sam Palladio will appear at the New York and Los Angeles shows and Jonathan Jackson will appear in Chicago. All shows go on sale March 27.

The tour, which Opry Entertainment launched last year and will again produce, precedes the May 12 release of the show's sixth soundtrack from Big Machine Records.

The cast recently filmed a concert special, Nashville: On The Record 2, at the Grand Ole Opry House, which will air on March 25.

Tour Dates:
April 29 New York, Beacon Theater
May 2 Boston, Wang Theater
May 3 Washington, DC, DAR Constitution Hall
May 5 Chicago, Rosemont Auditorium
May 6 Minneapolis, Northrop Auditorium
May 8 San Francisco, Warfield Theater
May 9 Los Angeles, Nokia Theater L.A. Live
May 10 Phoenix, Ariz., Comerica Theater